NOAA NCDC ERSST version2: Improved extended reconstructed global sea surface temperature data based on COADS data.


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dataset documentation
ERSSTv3ERSST.v3: Extended Reconstructed Sea Surface Temperature Dataset, Verson 3
NCDC SST Documentation Page

Datasets and variables

NOAA NCDC ERSST version2 err[ Y X | T]
NOAA NCDC ERSST version2 SST[ Y X | T]

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time) grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1854) to (Dec 2009) by 1.0 N= 1872 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude) grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0) to (2W) by 2.0 N= 180 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude) grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (88S) to (88N) by 2.0 N= 89 pts :grid


Smith, T.M., and R.W. Reynolds, 2004: Improved Extended Reconstruction of SST [1854-1997]. Journal of Climate, 17, 2466-2477.

Last updated: Fri, 18 Sep 2015 18:39:07 GMT

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